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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 10:09am
When it comes to comics and graphic narratives, few names are as renowned and revered as Art Spiegelman. Since the 1960s, Mr. Spiegelman has been influencing the comics genre and leaving his mark on American culture. Whether it is through his creation of the Garbage Pail Kids for...
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 12:34pm
As Kent State University alumna Christine Vodicka fights Stage 4 cancer, people often ask her how she is doing, and she replies, “I’m living the dream.”   Ms. Vodicka’s dream is to help other students succeed the same way her tutor at Kent State helped transform her from a strugg...
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 4:25pm
With stress levels on the rise and mental health being one of the most crucial issues in public health today, Kent State University is hosting the Brain Health Summit on Wednesday, Feb. 21, to share the importance of a healthy brain. The event is presented by Kent State’s Divisio...
Monday, February 12, 2018 - 8:43am
Batman is coming to Kent State University. In fact, so are Birdman, Betelgeuse and Vulture. Oscar-nominated actor Michael Keaton will return to the campus he once walked as a student while dreaming about making it big in Hollywood. The leading man who has inspired millions in i...
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 3:11pm
Sandy Scheuer was on her way to class on May 4, 1970, when she was shot and killed by Ohio National Guardsmen responding to protests of the Vietnam War at Kent State University. She was a junior honors student, a speech therapy major and a proud member of Alpha Xi Delta sorority.
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 12:49pm
How this junior computer information systems major traveled from Nigeria to New York to Florida before finding his calling at Kent State.
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 11:33am
You have likely seen one at an aquarium. It is the friendly creature with the oversized head that swims up to the glass with what looks like a smile on its face. Beluga whales are extremely social mammals that are often called sea canaries because of their high-pitched chatter, o...
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 8:43am
They laced up. They warmed up. They got moving. In the end, nearly 800 hard-charging, heart-pounding employees from across Kent State University’s eight campuses came together as one team. TEAM KENT STATE captured first place in the national On the Move University Challenge for t...
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 10:52am
They laced up. They warmed up. They got moving.